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What is Blood in the Front of the Eye?

Identifying the disease that is causing hyphema is essential in order to save the cat's eyesight. Noting any other symptoms that the cat is displaying is helpful in diagnosing the correct disease.

Blood in the anterior chamber, or front chamber, of the cat's eye is a condition known as hyphema. Hyphema isn't a disease in and of itself but is rather a symptom of a systemic or ophthalmic disease. The condition can range from mild to severe, with mild cases presenting with a light pink color in the fluid in front of the eye. Severe hyphema typically presents with the entire chamber filled with blood, blinding the cat.

Symptoms of Blood in the Front of the Eye in Cats

Symptoms of hyphema are dependent on the extent that bleeding has occurred and the location from where the bleeding began. 

  • Red or pink-colored fluid in the eye between the area of the cornea and the pupil/iris
  • Swelling of the cornea
  • Corneal lesions
  • Cuts or bruises around the eye area
  • Eye discharge
  • Pain or irritation in the eye, which may cause the cat to squint or close the affected eye
  • Blindness or decreased vision in affected eye

Causes of Blood in the Front of the Eye in Cats

There are several diseases or conditions that can cause hyphema to occur. These conditions include:

  • Injury or trauma to the eye or head
  • Severe uveitis
  • Severe retinal detachment or tearing
  • Blood clotting disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Chronic glaucoma
  • Parasite infection
  • Tumor or cancer in the eye
  • Retinal dysplasia
  • Bleeding of the blood vessels
  • Lymphoma

Diagnosis of Blood in the Front of the Eye in Cats

The veterinarian will need the cat's complete health history. It's important to note any other symptoms that the cat is experiencing in order for the vet to correctly identify the disease that is causing the hyphema. The veterinarian will physically examine the cat, noting any signs of trauma, swollen lymph nodes and its blood pressure levels.

An ophthalmic examination will need to be done on the cat's eyes. As part of this exam, a Schirmer tear test, tonometry, pupillary light reflex testing, and fluorescein eye stain to test the cornea will be done. These tests will allow the veterinarian to determine where the bleeding is coming from and may help identify the underlying cause of the hyphema.

A complete blood count, a urinalysis, thyroid serum tests, serum biochemistry tests, blood coagulation tests and chest and abdominal x-rays will also be done. Each of these tests will check the function of other organs in the body and narrow down what disease is causing the bleeding.

If these tests indicate something is wrong with an organ, further tests may need to be done, such as hormonal tests of the adrenal glands, a bone marrow biopsy or an x-ray of the eye orbit and head. These tests are advanced and may need to be done in a hospital.

Treatment of Blood in the Front of the Eye in Cats

Medication

Topical corticosteroids as an ointment or eye drops will be prescribed to the cat. Corticosteroids will reduce the inflammation in the anterior chamber and around the eye. The cat will also be prescribed atropine eye drops, which dilate the pupil. Dilating the cat's pupil will help to reduce their pain level and minimize the sticking between the lens and iris. If corticosteroids don't help enough with inflammation, aspirin may be prescribed. Aspirin may increase the risk of future bleeding, however, so it isn't used as the initial treatment. If the cat's intraocular pressure is elevated, glaucoma medications will be prescribed to reduce this pressure and decrease the chance of bleeding.

Surgery

If the intraocular pressure doesn't decrease with the use of medications, glaucoma surgery may be necessary in order to relieve the pressure and save the cat's eyesight. The fluid in the eye will be drained and altered to stop fluid buildup in the eye.

If the hyphema occurred due to a traumatic injury, surgery may also be needed to correct the injury and any accompanying lesions.

Primary Disease Treatment

In order to save the eye, the primary disease must be treated. This may include dietary changes, medications for high blood pressure or hypothyroidism or treatment for a retinal detachment.

Recovery of Blood in the Front of the Eye in Cats

The cat's activity must be restricted for at least seven to 10 days. This will allow time for the bleeding to stop and the hyphema to settle away from the cat's front chamber. If a blood clotting disorder is found, the cat will need to stay calm as blood clots can move quickly through the body with activity, causing a heart attack or stroke to occur. If the hyphema has caused vision loss or blindness, it's important to monitor the cat when outdoors. 

Regular follow-up visits with the veterinarian are necessary in order to check for bleeding, test the intraocular pressure and monitor the use of medications. Primary disease treatment will also need to be followed-up with the veterinarian.

Blood in the Front of the Eye Questions and Advice from Veterinary Professionals

Robert
Persian
14 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Swelling

Medication Used

antibiotics

My cat had to go to the vet a couple of times because he has been attacked by another cat and he had a infection in his cheek. We drained it and the wound seems better but quite large (close to his left eye). We put him on antibiotics for 2 weeks.The vet then put some clamps to close the wound but the next day his left eye was completly full of blood. After a few hours the blood went down but it is still there and redish in his eye. He seems now blind from that eye. Is it because of the clamps?
We will see the vet on monday, but I don't know what to do to help him in the mean time. I clean his eye regularly but it worries me that he might lose his eye because of his old age. He was perfectly healthy for 14 years, so its really heartbreaking to see him so vunerable.

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Diamond
Taby
1 Month
Moderate condition
0 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Limping
Blood in eye

My Cat Is Limping slightly Not to much but it’s there her Left Eye also looks to have blood in it

I recall her falling from a Tall box and Possibly hitting herself

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Zoepuss
short hair
16 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Blood in bottom of right eye

I have a black cat named Zoepuss who just turned 16 on Halloween. Just moments ago, I noticed that she has a small amount of blood in the bottom of her right eye. She has no signs of trauma, swelling or any other health issues that I know of. It wasn't there a couple hours ago and she is behaving normally. What should I do???

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yasprzenski
American Shorthair
10 Years
Serious condition
-1 found helpful
Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Eye Clouding
Bloody

Which medications should my cat take for his severe hyphema? The blood is blocking his eye so it looks like he has one entirely red eye, and one normal eye. Now he has a blind side

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Medications for hyphema depend on the cause of the problem. Hyphema presents a risk for infection and glaucoma, and needs to be aggressively treated, medically. If he hasn't been examined by your veterinarian, he should be seen as soon as possible to have the eye examined, a general health checkup, and to discuss recommended tests and treatments. I hope that everything goes well for him.

My cat has a blood blister above his eye and its draining blood. Im making him a vet app. What could cause this?

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Queenie
Read I don't know what kind of breed she is
12 Years
Fair condition
0 found helpful
Fair condition

Why is there blood coming out of my cat's eye's? And yes it is both of them. She was around 2/3 days old when she was found in an alleyway 12 years ago. I have her and my uncle has her brother.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Without seeing Queenie, I'm not sure why she has blood coming from her eyes, but that sounds like it may be a serious problem, and she should probably be seen by a veterinarian who can look at her and examine her eyes, and see what that problem might be so that it can be fixed.

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Jessy j
Unknown
11 Years
Mild condition
1 found helpful
Mild condition

I have just noticed the corner of my cats eye is swollen and also has blood tucked inside i have bathed her eye with cooled boiled water is there anything else i can do for her untill i can get here to a vet .

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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You should keep an eye on it and if you have an ophthalmic antibiotic ointment, apply a little to the eye to be on the safe side. Without examining the eye I cannot really tell you that much, but visit your Veterinarian when you are able to. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Chip
Siamese
12 Years
Moderate condition
1 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Red eye ducts
Gooey eye discharge

Medication Used

Felimazole

My cat has what looks like blood but I'm not sure by the eye duct on the skin. He hashyperthyroid and just increased his felimazole dose and then this started happening so I don't know if it has anything to do with that. I clean the goo out of his eyes but he seems to be in pain when I do it.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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I do not know of a connection between Felimazole (methimazole) and blood in the eye; if you have seen a direct relationship between the increased dose and the appearance of the blood you should visit your Veterinarian to determine if the Felimazole is the cause or if the cause is due to another cause (trauma etc…). Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Gizmo
Cat
10 Months
Mild condition
2 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Fever, eye irritation
Fever

One week ago my kitten was disoriented and a quick get check showed he had a small fever. No bloodwork but did give him some antibiotics and he was back to normal the next day. A week later he was fine in the afternoon and in the evening he was squinting with his 3rd eyelid showing. The next morning he was opening his eye more but I could see blood in the anterior of the eye.he has a fever 104. He's at the vet now for bloodwork, Fiv and feline leukemia testing. He was adopted from the animal shelter. They picked him up for catch a and release but put him up for adoption due to his demeanor. He was 3 months when we adopted him. Two weeks ago we moved to a new home and he's seems to have adjusted well but I think he was stressed for the first couple days. I am wondering if due to his history, FIP is likely. It sounds like a diagnosis of exclusion where I will need to wait for lab tests. Just looking for advice to advocate for my kitty.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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I agree, the diagnosis for Gizmo will be one of exclusion, and response to treatment. If he is doing well otherwise, he may respond to therapy for his eye, but testing for other infectious diseases and seeing how he responds to therapy will be most important in seeing how he recovers. I hope that he is okay.

We took Gizmo for a check-up Up 3 days ago and he received a B12 shot for anemia. However since then he's trended downhill. While he's still drinking water and using the litter box he has been refusing food for the last day. We've been giving him the prednisolone daily but it hasn't seemed to help recently. We've decided to end his suffering and have thankfully found a Dr. to come our home and make it as stress-free as possible for Gizmo. It breaks my heart that there's nothing we could have done for this amazing one year old kitty. We should have had more time with him.

After about a week on the pentoxifylline I've decided to discontinue use. When he was taking the steroid only his appetite seemed normal as well as his energy but with the pentoxifylline he sleeps a lot more and seems to eat less. In Gizmo's case, I feel the potential longevity afforded by the pentoxyfylline isn't worth the decline in his quality of life as I've observed. He is on the smaller side about 8.4 lb so I don't know if the dosage has anything to do with it or if it's just a regular side effect. Since it isn't commonly used for cats yet, it's hard to know what the common side
Effects might be.

After my last visit at the vet's office the Dr. did some research and ordered pentoxifylline to take along with the prednisolone. Pentoxifylline is typically used in humans to treat vascularitis and it may prolong his life expectancy. I believe the disorientation I witnessed that originally drove me to the vet's office was in fact a seizure. I witnessed one again 4 days ago and today at the vet's office after Gizmo became extremely distressed during the anal temperature taking. Thankfully the seizures aren't violent and it leads me to believe that he is suffering from dry vs wet form of FIP. Even if no further advice is offered, I at least hope that I can help others who may have the same symptoms with their fur baby and aren't sure what to ask the vet.

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My vet told me he has seen cats live for a couple years with FIP so I have to remain hopeful. But he also said it causes microinflammation, which over time will damage organs. I wonder if antiviral treatment would help but it seems the only options are still under study?

Gizmo came back negative for FIV and feline leukemia. However, the ELISA came back positive expressing the 7b protein of coronavirus strains associated with FIP. His bloodwork came back mostly normal other than elevated protein levels. He had a 104F temp at his follow up which seems to come and go. His eye is completely normal after treatment with an antibiotic and ointment. He is currently prescribed prednisolone. He used to get up every morning for his wet food breakfast but sleeps in these days. After we give him the prednisolone, he seems much like his old self. Now we just wait until he appears to suffer.

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Saylem
Burmese
18 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

My cat Saylem is nearly 18 years old and is on Meloxicam daily for arthritis. Yesterday it appeared he had blood in his eye but this seemed to have cleared up overnight and now there is nothing that can be seen. He has no swelling around the eye or any other symptoms. He is regularly tested for his medication and the last time 4 months ago. Should I take him to the vet to get checked out?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The presence of blood in the anterior chamber of the eye may be caused by a variety of different causes; if there is no blood present at the moment I would recommend keeping a close eye on Saylem and monitor for any other symptoms as well. If the blood reappears or you notice any other concerning symptoms, you should visit your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Maggie
Calico
15 appx..
Fair condition
1 found helpful
Fair condition

I rescued a 7 year old calico cat from Pet Smart. It was in a bottom corner cage for 7 months. Shortly thereafter it was in great stress and I took her to the vet. The total cost for everything was close to $1300. She has had a clear disharge from her eye with light colored blood sometimes ever since which I clean daily. She was 8 yrs old when I got her. She is now 15. I just found out that her problem may be serious. I am 76 years old on limited income. I can't afford to take her to the vet. I think she needs help although she has had this condition the whole time.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Without examining the eye it is difficult to say what the specific cause is; infections, foreign objects, irritation and other issuing may cause bleeding with some discharge. If Maggie seems otherwise in good spirits I would continue doing what you are doing, you may try flushing the eye with some sterile saline and applying some antimicrobial eye drops to see if that helps but just keep the eye clean. Try to see if you have some charity clinics in your area or non-profits which may be able to see her and give her a health check. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Unknown
Unkown
16 Months
Serious condition
-1 found helpful
Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Weakness

Hi! I found a cat on the side of the road, she has bleeding out of her eyes. We wipe it off her face but should we wipe her eyes? what causes it and is there a solution until the vet can see her?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are many possible causes, but generally traumatic injury is the most common cause of bleeding in cats whether from the eyes or elsewhere; there isn’t anything much to recommend for you to do apart from keep the cat comfortable and possibly hold a cloth with some mild pressure to the eyes in an attempt to stop the bleeding. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Grey
Stray Cat, from a litter near home. Brown hairthi
10 Months
Fair condition
1 found helpful
Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Blood in eye
Squinting
Swollen eye

How much would it cost to treat hyphema in a cat? I noticed that my cat today has been squinting and had slight blood in the front of his cornea and slight white discharge coming out of the infected eye.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Cost of treatment for hyphema is dependent on the underlying cause and your location (country and city). Some causes are easy to treat and other require long-term medical management. Causes of hyphema are trauma, uveitis, glaucoma, hypertension, parasites, cancer etc... For an accurate quotation, visit your Veterinarian for an examination. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Snuggle
Siamese
14 Years
Fair condition
0 found helpful
Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Bleeding

My cat had a swollen cheek the other day. I did some hot compresses on it. The swelling went down rather fast but I noticed what looked like dark blood on the inside corner of his left eye. It seemed okay for about 2 days but this morning I woke up and he had a big red line going from the corner all the way below the middle of his pupil. I am keeping an eye on him now in case it gets worse. What do you think this could be? I have no idea what kind of breed he is. He is short haired black and white.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your question. Blood in the anterior chamber of his eye could have been a result of trauma, infectious disease, cancer, or diseases of his eye. It is important that he be seen by a veterinarian and evaluated to try and determine the cause of the disease, as with blood in his eye he is prone to developing glaucoma, which may cause him to lose his eye, and is a very painful condition. It would be best if he were seen today to be examined, as I cannot examine him over email. I hope that he is okay.

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waldo
long hair
1 Year
Serious condition
0 found helpful
Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Sleepy

my cats eyes keep getting what it looks like eye boogers but there dark brown & his eyes look like there dilated & foggy his third lid is showing & it seems like there blood clots in both his eye

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It seems that Waldo has a lot going on there with this eyes; if he is getting some brown discharge and the eyes are getting a little cloudy it may be due to an eye infection; try to regularly wipe away the brown discharge with a warm damp cloth, flush the eyes gently with sterile saline and apply an ophthalmic antibiotic ointment. Monitor for improvement, if there is no improvement visit your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Champ
Cat
6 Years
Mild condition
-1 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Eye Bulging

My cat has a blood blister thats draining above his eye and on partbof his eye lid ive been cleaning it what could cause this? He is a outside cat. My name is Sara Wilson. Thank you very much.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Nay number of things may have caused that blister, as it is impossible to know what happens when cats are outside. It could be a trauma, an allergy, a local reaction, or an infection or foreign body. It would be best to have him examined by a veterinarian, as they can determine what might be going on, and get him treatment for it. I hope that he does well.

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Ella
domestic short hair
8 Years
Moderate condition
-1 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

none

Cat has a recent history (<6mo) of vestibular disease, anemia, blood clots, and dermal lesions. She presented with blood in her eye and was taken to a vet for examination. She was well overdue for her rabies vaccine and the vet administered the rabies vaccination. Shortly thereafter, she presented with autoimmune hemolytic anemia and had to be euthanized. Could the rabies vaccine have triggered the event?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There is a relationship of some dogs receiving vaccination developing immune mediated haemolytic anaemia, I have put a link below with some information and statistics on the relationship from a study in 1996; whilst suggestive, I cannot confirm that this was the trigger for the immune mediated haemolytic anaemia. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8884713

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Mia
domestic short hair
10 Months
Fair condition
-1 found helpful
Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Weepy, blood eye

Hi there

My kitten, estimated to be about 9-10months old now (she was a rescue kitten), has on and off had a weeping eye. It's more so off, and only seldomly weeping for periods at a time. Then it will stop for weeks.

I've noticed the weeping return, with pinkish-red discharge that kind of looks like blood.
This worries me as she's started squinting a little.

Otherwise she is a happy little kitten. She eats often, plays a lot, is very cuddly and likes attention. The only other thing I can think that she's done out of the ordinary, is occasionally she starts getting sneezy. This is not often either.

I've checked her vision and she seems to be able to see out of her weepy eye. I'm going to take her to the vet this week, as I'm a bit worried it may be something more than just an eye infection and I have another cat.

Do you have any advice for caring for her, or any idea what this sounds like?

Thanks

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Certainly sounds like it may be an upper respiratory tract infection which may cause sneezing and redness of the eye; however irritation from allergies, foreign objects (small ones), chemical irritation among other causes may also lead to similar symptoms (the eye and nose are connected by the nasolacrimal duct so one may affect the other). Just keep an eye on Mia for the time being until you are able to visit your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Mufasa
"tabby"
2 Years
Fair condition
-1 found helpful
Fair condition

Has Symptoms

not drinking
Blood in eye
Not Eating
Drooling

Okay my cat Salem is drooling at the mouth brownish possibly blood coming out of his eye and he hasn't eaten or drinking anything.he had a loose tooth.that I pulled out

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Salem should be seen by a veterinarian. Without being able to examine him, I can't see what might be going on with him, but if he has dental disease, that may be a painful problem for him, and him not eating or drinking is a sign that he is not feeling well. It would be best to have him seen right away to determine what is going on with him.

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Sheba
American Longhair
21 Years
Serious condition
1 found helpful
Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Blind, sometimes confused.

I have a 21 year old kitty who has been well until very recently. She went blind about six months ago. Yesterday when I picked her up, I noticed blood in her eye; like a clot. It is more burgundy today as if the bleeding is slowing but I can tell from her immediate environment, it bled overnight.

My question is, what should I reasonably do at this point? I love her and want her comfortable. I cannot afford $1000 in futile care as I just lost an elderly mini-schnauzer and had incurred debt over time. I realize that you cannot diagnose her in this format. I need advice on a reasonable approach.

Thank you!

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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If Sheba isn’t showing any other symptoms at this time, I would keep an eye on it for the next day or two if she isn’t in any distress; however if Sheba is showing signs of pain or discomfort you should visit a Veterinarian regardless for a thorough examination of the eye. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

Well unfortunately Sheba took a turn for the worse. It is hard and extremely sad for me but not shocking. Four days ago she was anxiously circling, stumbling and did not seem to know who I was. I found her hiding and cool to touch. I had to have her euthanized. Probable stroke. Thank you so much for your input.

It looks about the same this morning. She remains active and is eating/drinking. I am keeping it lubricated and will take her in if things change. Will this self absorb? Thank you so very much for your advice!

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Kurt
Maine Coon
2 Years
Moderate condition
0 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Eye Bleeding

Just came home from a weekend away and my 2 year old Maine coon has what looks like blood in his left eye , there’s no obvious cut around the eye that I can see . He ate wet food and drank water since we have been
Home and seems a little lethargic but mostly ok , I intend to take him to the vet first thing in the morning , is this something he needs to go to the emergency 24 hour vet for ?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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If Kurt seems otherwise alright and is eating/drinking/defecating/urinating you should keep a close eye on him for any other symptoms until your Veterinarian opens in the morning; if you notice any other symptoms or you are generally concerned you should visit an Emergency Veterinarian to be on the safe side. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Sky
American shorthai
1 Week
Moderate condition
-1 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Blood In Urine
Blood In eye's

My cat has blood and a injured leg... And she's cries a lot idk way do to because she's in pain... I'm doing everything I can. I don't have money for a vet... I need help

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Without examining Sky it is very difficult to determine the extent of any injury and I cannot legally prescribe any prescription medications; sometimes regardless of finanances there are no at home treatment options and you need to visit a Veterinarian, there are charity clinics and low cost clinics available in may different countries you should try to Google one near you. Any over the counter pain relief I could recommend may cause a thinning of the blood which would be contraindicated in these types of cases, all the more reason to visit a Veterinarian regardless. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.dogingtonpost.com/need-help-with-vet-bills-or-pet-food-there-are-resources-available/

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Apollo
Arabian Mau
2 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Blood in the eye of my cat

My cats has blood in his eye, eye color getting more red , doctor gave only eye drops from now , and doctor a virus test , Fcov showed positive,but before two weeks he get 6 teeth removed , my cat doesn't have fever or any sickness for now,
What else can I do to help my cat eye ?
Eyedrop enough ?
I have four other cats but they all doing well anything I need to be careful off?

I am sadly waiting for your answer
Thanks
Sumi

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Hi Sumi, thank you for your email. I'm not sure of the timing of all that has happened. Feline corona virus tests mean very little when they are positive, as most cats will test positive but not be affected by FIV virus. Possible causes might be trauma, infection, or systemic disease. If his eye improves on the eye drops, they may be enough, but if it isn't improving it would be a good idea to have him rechecked to see what more can be done. He may need oral medications as well. Without knowing more what the cause is, I can't comment on whether your other cats will be affected, but that would be a great question for your veterinarian, as they have more details on what might be causing this problem. i hope that Apollo, and your other cats, do well.

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